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What is CarPlay

January 16 2017,

What is CarPlay

Siri in Your Car: Apple CarPlay It drives great. It’s beautiful. But darn close to the top of the “What I love the most about the 2017 Fusion” is Apple CarPlay. Everything You Need to Know About iOS in the Car Through its SYNC 3 connectivity platform, Ford, in its 2017 vehicles, offers users the ability to integrate the vehicle’s infotainment system with the Apple IOS from their Smartphone. Once you plug an iPhone into your car via a Lightning cable, it instantly casts the user interface you know and love on the in-car screen. You can then... View More Details

If You Drive a Diesel, This Is a Must Read!

January 11 2017,

If You Drive a Diesel, This Is a Must Read!

The $12,000 Mistake: If You Drive a Diesel, This Is a Must Read Most new diesel trucks are equipped with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems that use diesel exhaust fuel (DEF) to meet EPA emission standards.... View More Details
Tire Care

January 04 2017,

Tire Care

Tire Care By Amy Sumerlin Let’s say your car has all the bells and whistles: V8, Apple CarPlay, more sensors than Dunkin’ has donuts, even heated seats. All that, though, won’t do you any good if you are driving on... View More Details
Holiday Travel

December 16 2016,

Holiday Travel

Holiday Travel If your holiday plans include going “over the river and through the woods” up north in potentially poor winter weather, below are some tips to remember to keep your travel all fun and no frustration... View More Details
Local Star Signs with Florida State University at Bartow Ford

February 04 2016,

Local Star Signs with Florida State University at Bartow Ford

Former Winter Haven High School Offensive Lineman Mike Arnold signs with FSU (Bartow, FL) Mike Arnold, the former Winter Haven High School offensive lineman, officially signed his letter of intent with Florida State... View More Details
2016 Polk County Youth Fair  - Auctioning Youth Success

January 29 2016,

2016 Polk County Youth Fair - Auctioning Youth Success

The Bartow Agriculture Center was teaming with families and organizations from all over Polk County to support the young exhibitors during the annual Polk County Youth Fair Market Hog Auction Tuesday, January 26,... View More Details
Educational Excellence Earns Polk County High School Student New Ford Mustang

March 13 2014,

Educational Excellence Earns Polk County High School Student New Ford Mustang

Bartow, FL- May 13, 2014 – Bartow Ford Co. celebrated 21 years of Drive for Excellence by honoring 20 Polk County Junior and Senior finalists for their educational excellence on May 10, 2014. This year’s winner... View More Details
Inside a Bucs Life, at Home

November 11 2013,

Inside a Bucs Life, at Home

Bartow Ford scored a winning touchdown when receiving an invitation for an inside look at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ training facility, rightfully christened One Buccaneer Place. Bartow Ford team members from several... View More Details
Dealership’s Wine and Whiskey 65th Anniversary Bash Awards Guest With Ford F-150

August 22 2013,

Dealership’s Wine and Whiskey 65th Anniversary Bash Awards Guest With Ford F-150

Bartow, FL-August 22, 2013 – Bartow Ford and 97 Country/WPCV held a milestone F-150 giveaway on Saturday, August 17, 2013. Announced at Bartow Ford’s 65th Anniversary party, the winner, Mary Miller of Mulberry, Fl,... View More Details
Bartow Ford Blows the Top for the 20th Anniversary of Drive for Excellence

June 03 2013,

Bartow Ford Blows the Top for the 20th Anniversary of Drive for Excellence

Bartow, FL- May 22, 2013 – Bartow Ford celebrated 20 years of Drive for Excellence by honoring 20 Polk County Junior and Senior finalists for their educational excellence on May 18, 2013. This year’s winner Sierra... View More Details